For millions of people in low-resource settings, there’s no such thing as a ‘routine operation’. Surgery is urgent, life-saving – and often unsafe.

Lifebox makes surgery and anaesthesia safer on a global scale.

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Anesthesia in Rural Uganda: an Interview with Dr Simon Okwonga

Anesthesia in Rural Uganda: an Interview with Dr Simon Okwonga

How were you introduced to Lifebox? I have been trained twice by the Lifebox team on safe anesthesia. During these workshops, I...

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Lifebox Launches Search for Surgical Headlight Manufacturer

Lifebox Launches Search for Surgical Headlight Manufacturer

Founded in 2011 by four leading global health organizations and chaired by Dr. Atul Gawande, the organization utilizes tools, training, and partnerships...

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10 Years of the Checklist at the RSM

10 Years of the Checklist at the RSM

The Surgical Safety Checklist is at the heart of Lifebox’s work to make surgery and anaesthesia safer in low-resource settings.  When used...

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Lifebox Students for Global Health - looking for new representatives

Lifebox Students for Global Health – looking for new representatives

It’s an exciting opportunity for UK-based medical students, or students from other disciplines with a passion for global health, to develop their...

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